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SEN Teaching Assistant

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Do you have experience working with children with autism? 

Do you feel comfortable working with children with complex SEN needs?

A mainstream primary school located in Wirral are looking for an experienced Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant, to work one to one with a pupil with autism in Year 2. The role is set to begin ASAP and will be Monday – Friday. The ideal candidate will have previous experience working with individuals with autism, and be confident working one to one on a long term basis.

The pupil is high functioning, and requires emotional support and mentoring.

The school are looking for someone who can commit to the role, and remain consistent for continuity for the pupil.

The role:

  • Start date - asap
  • Full time fixed term contract
  • Wirral area
  • GBP60-GBP70 per day
  • Monday – Friday

This school has been graded a ‘Good’ school by Ofsted, and the SENCO is seeking a bubbly, bright and experienced Teaching Assistant to join their team.

 The ideal Candidate:

  • Experience working with individuals with autism
  • Experienced working alongside children with lower level learning and special educational needs
  • Experience with the primary curriculum
  • Hard working and committed to supporting children with a variety of learning needs
  • Patient and supportive manner

Teaching Personnel is delighted to announce their Catholic Schools Recruitment Partnership with Liverpool Archdiocese. The Archdiocese has a network of 227 schools and colleges across 8 local education authorities. Many of these schools have forged strong links with Teaching Personnel and use our services and candidates as part of their recruitment process.

Did you know…….At age 11, Catholic schools outperform the national average English and Maths SATs scores by 6%

Did you know……83% of Catholic secondary schools have Ofsted grades of good or outstanding (75% nationally)

If this sounds like the role for you, please apply ASAP with your up to date CV for immediate consideration


All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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